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Cyprus Collection, 1945 – 1949 | Organizations

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Detailed Description of the Records
Subcollection: Organizations 1945 - 1949
Extent: 22 files
This subcollection contains correspondence among JDC and other relief organizations providing aid to the residents of the Cyprus detention camps: CARE; the Jewish Welfare Committee, founded by the Jewish community in Lanarca, Cyprus; and with the Cyprus Refugees Welfare Committee, based in Palestine.

Arrangement
The Organizations subcollection is divided into two record groups:
British Government
Non-Governmental Organizations

Index Terms:

Personal Names:
Brachman, M.
Collins, Sir Godfrey
Laub, Morris
Leibner, Joshua
Yacobovsky, I.

Corporate Names:
Cyprus Refugees Welfare Committee
HQ Cyprus District
Office of the Commissioner for Jewish Camps, Cyprus

Subjects:
Military Administration
Relief parcels and packages
Relief payments

Geographic Locations:
Caraolos Camp, Cyprus
Dhekelia Camp, Cyprus
Famagusta, Cyprus
Jerusalem
Larnaca, Cyprus
Nicosia, Cyprus
Tel Aviv
Xylotymbou Camp, Cyprus
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Record Group: British Government
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file CYP.57: Cyprus: AJDC/British Government Meetings: Incidents of Abuse by Soldiers (Policy, Actions and Other Items). 1947
Extent: .75 inch
Correspondence and memoranda on meetings between AJDC representatives and British officials together with documentation on incidents of abuse by British soldiers.
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Bernard, Harold
Brachman, M.
Collins, Sir Godfrey
Grimwood, G.G.
Laub, Morris
Leibner, Joshua
Litwak, P.
Magnes, Judah
Smith, R.
Viteles, Harry (Zvi)
Yacobovsky, I.
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
AJDC Jerusalem
Chief Secretariat, Government of Palestine (Jerusalem)
Subjects:
Abuse of detainees by British Soldiers
British Government of Palestine
Cyprus, detention camps
Geographic Locations:
Caraolos Camp, Cyprus
Famagusta, Cyprus
Jerusalem
Xylotymbou Camp, Cyprus
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file CYP.58: Cyprus: Anstice, Brigadier
Extent: .25 inch
Correspondence between AJDC Cyprus and HQ Cyprus District related to conditions in the detention camps.
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Anstice, Brigadier
Laub, Morris
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
HQ Cyprus District
Subjects:
Cyprus, detention camps
Geographic Locations:
Famagusta, Cyprus
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file CYP.59: Cyprus: Commissioner for the Jewish Camps. 1947 (June-October)
Extent: 1.25 inches
Correspondence between AJDC Cyprus and the Office of the High Commissioner of Jewish Camps related to all administrative issues involved in maintaining the detention camps.
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Collins, Sir Godfrey
Laub, Morris
Leibner, Joshua
Litwak, P.
Smith, R.
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
Office of the Commissioner for Jewish Camps, Cyprus
Subjects:
Cyprus, detention camps
Military Administration
Geographic Locations:
Caraolos Camp, Cyprus
Dhekelia Camp, Cyprus
Famagusta, Cyprus
Xylotymbou Camp, Cyprus
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file CYP.60: Cyprus: Commissioner for the Jewish Camps. 1947 (November)-1948 (February)
Extent: 1.25 inches
Correspondence between the Office of the Commisoner for Jewish Camps and AJDC Cyprus.
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Collins, Sir Godfrey
Laub, Morris
Leibner, Joshua
Litwak, P.
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
Office of the Commissioner for Jewish Camps, Cyprus
Subjects:
Cyprus, detention camps
Military Administration
Geographic Locations:
Caraolos Camp, Cyprus
Famagusta, Cyprus
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file CYP.61: Cyprus: Commissioner for the Jewish Camps. 1948 (June-October)
Extent: 1 inch
Correspondence on administrative matters.
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Bowen, Van S.
Collins, Sir Godfrey
Laub, Morris
Yacobovsky, I.
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
Cooperative for American Remittances to Europe, Inc. (CARE)
Office of the Commissioner for Jewish Camps, Cyprus
Subjects:
Cyprus, detention camps
Military Administration
Geographic Locations:
Caraolos Camp, Cyprus
Famagusta, Cyprus
Nicosia, Cyprus
Xylotymbou Camp, Cyprus
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file CYP.62: Cyprus: Commissioner for the Jewish Camps. 1948 (November)
Extent: .5 inch
Correspondence on administrative matters for the detention camps.
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Collins, Sir Godfrey
Laub, Morris
Yacobovsky, I.
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
Office of the Commissioner for Jewish Camps, Cyprus
Subjects:
Cyprus, detention camps
Military Administration
Geographic Locations:
Famagusta, Cyprus
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file CYP.63: Cyprus: Commissioner for the Jewish Camps. 1948 (December)
Extent: .5 inch
Correspondence about administrative issues.
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Collins, Sir Godfrey
Laub, Morris
Yacobovsky, I.
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
HQ Cyprus District
Office of the Commissioner for Jewish Camps, Cyprus
Subjects:
Cyprus, detention camps
Military Administration
Geographic Locations:
Dhekelia Camp, Cyprus
Famagusta, Cyprus
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file CYP.64: Cyprus: Commissioner for the Jewish Camps. 1949
Extent: 1 inch
Miscellaneous correspondence about routine administrative issues related to the detention camps.
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Collins, Sir Godfrey
Laub, Morris
Yacobovsky, I.
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
HQ Cyprus District
Office of the Commissioner for Jewish Camps, Cyprus
Subjects:
Cyprus, detention camps
Military Administration
Geographic Locations:
Caraolos Camp, Cyprus
Famagusta, Cyprus
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file CYP.65: Cyprus: Court. 1947-1948
Extent: .125 inch
Documents about incarcerated detainees on Cyprus.
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Laub, Morris
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
HQ Cyprus District
Office of the Commissioner for Jewish Camps, Cyprus
Subjects:
Prisoners, Cyprus Detention Camps
Geographic Locations:
Caraolos Camp, Cyprus
Famagusta, Cyprus
Xylotymbou Camp, Cyprus
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file CYP.66: Cyprus: Government of Cyprus Official Publications. 1947-1948
Extent: .25
Copies of government publications.
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Winster, Lord
Corporate Names:
Executive Council, Cyprus
Subjects:
Publications
Geographic Locations:
Nicosia, Cyprus
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file CYP.67: Cyprus: Governor of Cyprus. 1947
Extent: .125 inch
Memorandum of Conversation between the Governor of Cyprus and JDC representative; an appeal to the Governor by detainees of Xylotymbou detention camp.
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Laub, Morris
Winster, Lord
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
Government of Cyprus
Subjects:
Cyprus, detention camps
Military Administration
Geographic Locations:
Famagusta, Cyprus
Nicosia, Cyprus
Xylotymbou Camp, Cyprus
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file CYP.68: Cyprus: Headquarters Material. 1947-1948
Extent: 1.25 inch
Correspondence, memoranda and summaries of meetings between AJDC representatives and the British HQ Camp Staffs.
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Laub, Morris
Leibner, Joshua
Tilly, Major John
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
HQ Cyprus District
Subjects:
Cyprus, detention camps
Military Administration
Geographic Locations:
Caraolos Camp, Cyprus
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file CYP.69: Cyprus: Operations Orders for British Troops. 1947
Extent: .125 inch
Miscellaneous Orders issued by Lt. Col. Mayell
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Mayell, Lt. Col.
Corporate Names:
HQ Cyprus District
Subjects:
Military Administration
Geographic Locations:
Famagusta, Cyprus
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file CYP.70: Cyprus: Potter, Lt. Colonel (British official, re: Medical Cases). 1947-1948
Extent: .125 inch
Summaries of conversations between Lt. Col. Potter and the AJDC representative and some brief correspondence.
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Laub, Morris
Potter, Lt. Col.
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
British Army Headquarters, Caraolos
Subjects:
Cyprus, detention camps
Military Administration
Geographic Locations:
Caraolos Camp, Cyprus
Famagusta, Cyprus
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Record Group: Non-Governmental Organizations
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file CYP.71: Cyprus: C.A.R.E. 1947-1949
Extent: 1.25 inches
Correspondence and lists of recipients of parcels.
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Bowen, Van S.
Buchman, Henrietta K.
Goldstein, Melvin S.
Laub, Morris
Tesser, A.
Yacobovsky, I.
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
AJDC Jerusalem
AJDC New York
Cooperative for American Remittances to Europe, Inc. (CARE)
Subjects:
Relief parcels and packages
Geographic Locations:
Caraolos Camp, Cyprus
Famagusta, Cyprus
Jerusalem
New York
Xylotymbou Camp, Cyprus
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file CYP.72: Cyprus: Cyprus Refugees Welfare Committee. 1947
Extent: .75 inch
Correspondence related to parcel delivery and issues of relief efforts.
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Brachman, M.
Laub, Morris
Yacobovsky, I.
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
Cyprus Refugees Welfare Committee
OHEL Workers' Theatre
Subjects:
Relief
Relief Program
Relief parcels and packages
Geographic Locations:
Caraolos Camp, Cyprus
Famagusta, Cyprus
Tel Aviv
Xylotymbou Camp, Cyprus
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file CYP.73: Cyprus: Cyprus Refugees Welfare Committee. 1947-1948
Extent: .75 inch
Lists of relief payments made to detainees in Cyprus camps.
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Passman, Charles
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
AJDC Jerusalem
Cyprus Refugees Welfare Committee
Subjects:
Relief payments
Geographic Locations:
Famagusta, Cyprus
Jerusalem
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file CYP.74: Cyprus: Cyprus Refugees Welfare Committee. 1948 (January-March)
Extent: .75 inch
Correspondence related to relief packages and payments to detainees in Cyprus camps.
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Brachman, M.
Laub, Morris
Yacobovsky, I.
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
AJDC Jerusalem
Cyprus Refugees Welfare Committee
Subjects:
Relief parcels and packages
Relief payments
Geographic Locations:
Famagusta, Cyprus
Jerusalem
Tel Aviv
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file CYP.75: Cyprus: Cyprus Refugees Welfare Committee. 1948 (April)
Extent: .75 inch
Correspondence on packages and relief payments.
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Brachman, M.
Laub, Morris
Yacobovsky, I.
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
AJDC Jerusalem
Cyprus Refugees Welfare Committee
Subjects:
Relief parcels and packages
Relief payments
Geographic Locations:
Famagusta, Cyprus
Jerusalem
Tel Aviv
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file CYP.76: Cyprus: Cyprus Refugees Welfare Committee. 1948 (May-June)
Extent: 1.25 inches
Correspondence related to packages or relief payments for detainees in Cyprus detention camps.
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Brachman, M.
Laub, Morris
Yacobovsky, I.
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
Cyprus Refugees Welfare Committee
Subjects:
Relief parcels and packages
Relief payments
Geographic Locations:
Famagusta, Cyprus
Tel Aviv
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file CYP.77: Cyprus: Jewish Welfare Committee. 1947-1949
Extent: .5 inch
Miscellaneous correspondence related to a variety of relief efforts.
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Laub, Morris
Tamari, Dr. Max
Yacobovsky, I.
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
AJDC Salzburg
Jewish Welfare Committee, Cyprus
Subjects:
Relief
Relief payments
Geographic Locations:
Caraolos Camp, Cyprus
Famagusta, Cyprus
Larnaca, Cyprus
Nicosia, Cyprus
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file CYP.78: Cyprus: Parcels to Cyprus. 1946-1947
Extent: .5 inch
Correspondence listing details about parcels sent to Cyprus by the AJDC New York -- senders and recipients.
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Schnurman, Lester
Corporate Names:
AJDC Jerusalem
AJDC New York
Subjects:
Relief parcels and packages
Geographic Locations:
Famagusta, Cyprus
Jerusalem
New York
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